William of Sens


William of Sens
William of Sens
A twelfth-century French architect, supposed to have been born at Sens

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  • Sens — is a town and commune of France, in the Yonne département , of which it is a sous préfecture , in the Bourgogne région . It is crossed by the Yonne and the Vanne, which empties into the Yonne here.HistoryCaesar mentions Agedincum in the territory …   Wikipedia

  • Sens Cathedral — Sens Cathedral, Cathedral of St. Étienne or St. Stephen s Cathedral, Sens ( Cathédrale Saint Étienne de Sens ) is a Roman Catholic cathedral in Sens, Bourgogne. One of the earliest Gothic buildings in France, it was begun in 1140 and belongs… …   Wikipedia

  • William the Englishman — (active from 1174, died circa 1214) was an English architect and stone mason. He completed the work done on Canterbury cathedral by the French architect William of Sens, after the latter was badly injured in a fall from scaffolding on the… …   Wikipedia

  • Sens — ▪ France       town, Yonne département, Burgundy région, central France, southeast of Paris. The Old Town, situated on the right (eastern) bank of the Yonne River, is surrounded by shady boulevards and promenades built on the site of the old… …   Universalium

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  • William Gross — William H. Gross Pour les articles homonymes, voir Gross. William H. Gross dit « Bill Gross » (né en 1944), est un financier américain, auteur d ouvrages sur l investissement. Il est également connu pour sa collection de timbres poste… …   Wikipédia en Français

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